The Horror Asylum

Sign Up   Forgot Password? 
11,660 horror articles & features | 6,975 horror movies | 1,565 horror reviews | 1,333 giveaways hosted | 226 delicious interviews Established in 2001  
The Horror Asylum
  Horror News   Reviews   Giveaways   Interviews
Movies | TV | DVDs | Books | Games Movies | DVD | Books | Games Just Added | Ending Soon Just Added | Archives
Home About Enquiries Submissions Advertising Premium Feeds Cookies

LATEST HORROR HEADLINES

The Top 5 Virtual Reality Horror Games Classic Horror Shows that should be Rebooted British Horror 'Whispers' Continues to Scare Up U.S. Audiences The Best Retro Horror Games
The 12th Annual Salt City Horror Fest Returns to New York this April Death By Sport: Surprise Sporting Goods That Kill Craig Rees and Keeley Hazell Haunted in 'Whispers' - OUT 21 March The Devil is Real as New 'Holy Terror' Trailer Makes its Debut

WIN Capture Kill Release on DVD
WIN Capture Kill Release on DVD
WIN Knights of the Damned on DVD
WIN Knights of the Damned on DVD
WIN FIREFLY - 15th Anniversary edition DVD
WIN FIREFLY - 15th Anniversary edition DVD
WIN Marvel Studios’ GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 on DVD
WIN Marvel Studios’ GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 on DVD
WIN  American Horror Story: Roanoke on DVD
WIN American Horror Story: Roanoke on DVD
WIN Black Sails - The Complete Collection: Series 1- 4 on Blu-ray
WIN Black Sails - The Complete Collection: Series 1- 4 on Blu-ray


Category: Horror News

AMERICAN SCARY DOC INFORMATION

Steven Davies Posted: 20 October, 2006 at 13:49 PM GMT
Author: Steven Davies

Subscribe to this feed
   
 
Related Tags: -
Related News | News | Comments
Article sponsored by: Horror Stock   Visit here for original content services for your genre site or publication.

FANGORIA TV horror host Professor Anton Griffin (a.k.a. Joseph Fotinos) gave Fango the lowdown on the premiere and subsequent screenings of John E. Hudgens and Sandy Clark’s documentary AMERICAN SCARY, which traces the pop-culture phenomenon of late-night genre personalities like himself. Debuting this Saturday, October 21 at the Hollywood Film Festival in Hollywood, CA (at the ArcLight Cinemas, 6360 W. Sunset Boulevard), AMERICAN SCARY will also screen Sunday, October 22 and Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m. at the Austin Film Festival in Austin, TX (at the Alamo Drafthouse Lake Creek, 13729 Research Boulevard), with Fotinos slated to attend. “I am featured extensively in the film,” says Fotinos, “and the filmmakers have asked me to host a Q&A at the Texas premiere with Frank Della Stritto [of Cult Movies Press], who also appears in the film.”

AMERICAN SCARY takes a look at the history of the horror host from its beginnings through today, and covers the careers of such notable personages as Zacherley, Ghoulardi (Ernie Anderson), Vampira (Maila Nurmi), Big Chuck and Li’l John (Chuck Schodowski and John Rinaldi), Count Gore De Vol (Dick Dyzel), The Ghoul (Ron Sweed), Son of Ghoul (Keven Scarpino), Stella, a.k.a. “The Maneater from Manayunk” (Karen Stoli), John Stanley (also author of THE CREATURE FEATURE MOVIE GUIDE) and Bob Wilkins among others. Additionally, film critic and personality Joe Bob Briggs, Famous Monsters’ Forrest J Ackerman, author Neil Gaiman, FX legend Tom Savini and many others share their thoughts on an institution which shaped many a genre fan.

In addition to the California and Texas screenings, Ohio fans will have a chance to see AMERICAN SCARY on the big screen on Saturday, November 11 at the Ohio Independent Film Festival. For more information, visit the documentary’s official website here or MySpace page here.

Article sponsored by: Horror Stock   Visit here for original content services for your genre site or publication.




Related News
Satan Claws is On His Way - Merry Christmas From All at the Horror Asylum
Satan Claws is On His Way - Merry Christmas From All at the Horror Asylum
The Horror Asylum's Best and Worst Horrors of 2010 - Staff Picks
The Horror Asylum's Best and Worst Horrors of 2010 - Staff Picks
Hot Female Foursome Team Unicorn Return With Seasonal Zombie Video
Hot Female Foursome Team Unicorn Return With Seasonal Zombie Video
Michaela McManus Sinks Her Teeth into Role on 'The Vampire Diaries'
Michaela McManus Sinks Her Teeth into Role on 'The Vampire Diaries'
Win Takashi Miike's Extreme Classic 'Deadly Outlaw Rekka' on DVD
Win Takashi Miike's Extreme Classic 'Deadly Outlaw Rekka' on DVD

Steven Davies Posted: 20 October, 2006 at 13:49 PM GMT
Author: Steven Davies

Subscribe to this feed
Fangoria



Blood and Guts: Comments

Username:
Password:

Not Registered?
Sign up for FREE >>




 
There are currently no comments.
Why not have your say!?



LATEST REVIEWS

The Witch Movie Review

The Witch

The Other Side of the Door Movie Review

The Other Side of the Door

The Conjuring 2 Movie Review

The Conjuring 2

The Bye Bye Man Movie Review

The Bye Bye Man

Rings Movie Review

Rings

The Boy Movie Review

The Boy

Red Christmas (Short) Movie Review

Red Christmas (Short)

Life Movie Review

Life

Whispers Movie Review

Whispers

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A Movie Review

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A

Suspiria Movie Review

Suspiria

The Others Movie Review

The Others

Pod Movie Review

Pod

Ouija: Origin of Evil Movie Review

Ouija: Origin of Evil

Inn of the Damned Movie Review

Inn of the Damned

LATEST GIVEAWAYS

WIN Capture Kill Release on DVD WIN Knights of the Damned on DVD
WIN FIREFLY - 15th Anniversary edition DVD WIN Marvel Studios’ GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 on DVD
WIN  American Horror Story: Roanoke on DVD WIN Black Sails - The Complete Collection: Series 1- 4 on Blu-ray
WIN Sci-Fi Horror PHOENIX FORGOTTEN on DVD WIN Thriller INCONCEIVABLE on DVD
WIN The Evil Within on Blu-ray Win LUCIFER: The Complete Second Season on DVD - OUT ON DVD 21 AUGUST
WIN Chilling Horror TEMPLE on DVD
Now you can Watch your favorite Horror Movies using the Official ShowBox App

AN INTERVIEW WITH

An Interview with Doug Hawley
Doug Hawley







Vampires.com Werewolves.com